Voice actress Azumi Waki reprises her role as the titular divine messenger of The Helpful Fox Senko-san in a special edition "Helpful Situation" audio CD that is included as a pack-in bonus in an upcoming volume of the original manga, and now you can listen to a preview of the sort of pampering that Senko delivers. Hit the jump to check it out.
The latest anime adaptation will be reaching its climax soon. The official website for the ongoing sixth TV anime based on Shigeru Mizuki's horror/supernatural manga GeGeGe no Kitaro announced today that it will enter its final chapter "Nurarihyon Arc" from its 76th episode to be aired on October 6, and revealed a new key visual for it. Hit the jump for more new information.
After the on-air of its first season's final 25th episode in Japan last night, the official website for the ongoing new TV anime adaptation of Natsuki Takaya's Fruits Basket confirmed that its second season is set to premiere in 2020. Hit the jump for more new information.
The official website for the ongoing TV anime Fruits Basket announced on September 17 that 32-year-old Aki Toyosaki (Yu Hirasawa in K-ON!) is cast as Isuzu "Rin" Soma, one of the 12 members of the Soma family. The character will appear on the anime's next 25th episode to be aired on Friday, which will be the final episode of its first season. Hit the jump for more.
The official website and Twitter for the TV anime Kiratto Pri☆Chan have posted a new key visual for its ongoing second season introducing the ten jewel idols in Jewel Code. One surprising thing in the visual is that Dia, the virtual idol who has served as the host of the Jewel Audition event, also wears the special dress. Check it out after the jump!
A teaser trailer and the Japanese release date have been revealed for Gugenka's "HoloModels" virtual reality / augmented reality app for The Helpful Fox Senko-san, which will allow users to interact with the nurturing messenger deity from the TV anime soon. Hit the jump to learn more.
Previously released in August of 2019, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba is once again teaming up with Takara Tomy to appear in pocket-sized form as a line of "Nitotan" stuffed toys with a second printing that's due out in Japan in January of 2020. Hit the jump to learn more.
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, the ongoing TV anime adaptation based on the dark fantasy adventure manga by Koyoharu Gotouge, is rounding out its cast with seven new members representing the remaining "Pillars", the most powerful individuals in the Demon Slaying Corps. Hit the jump to learn more.
Yatogame-chan Kansatsu Nikki, a manga and short form TV anime that is all about the joys of the Nagoya region, is teaming up with Pasco Shikishima Corporation, a Japanese bakery whose headquarters are in Nagoya, for a unique collaboration that includes special prizes. Hit the jump to load up on carbs.
The official website for the ongoing TV anime YU-NO: A Girl Who Chants Love at the Bound of this World has posted a 30-second preview for its 26.5th episode "Mugen no Heiretsu Sekai" (The Infinite Parallel World), an original episode which will be included in the third Blu-ray box to be released on December 26, 2019. Check out the clip introducing the untold stories after the jump!
July 31st is the official birthday for everyone's favorite would-be apprentice ninja, Sotca Luckythar from Hitoribocchi no Marumaruseikatsu, and to celebrate this auspicious occasion, Katsuwo (the original manga author of Hitoribocchi no Marumaruseikatsu) and Yuko Korose (Sotca's voice actress) took to Twitter with cute illustrations wishing Sotca a happy birthday. Hit the jump to check them out.
The official website and Twitter for the ongoing new TV anime adaptation of Natsuki Takaya's Fruits Basket manga has posted a new "summer" key visual and a 140-second PV for its second cour. In addition to the regular characters, the video also introduces three new Soma family members who will join the next cour: Kisa, Hiro, and Ritsu. Check out the new visuals after the jump!
The second season of Yatogame-chan Kansatsu Nikki is still in-development, but a busy workload isn't enough to keep the TV anime crew from wishing the original manga creator, Masaki Andou, a happy birthday on social media. Hit the jump to learn more.
If you need a little sweetness in your life, dig this: Namori, the author of YuruYuri, recently took to Twitter with a sketch of Monaka Yatogame, the titular character of the 4 panel comic turned TV anime Yatogame-chan Kansatsu Nikki, and Masaki Andou, the author of Yatogame-chan Kansatsu Nikki, reacted with utter delight. Hit the jump to learn more.
The Helpful Fox Senko-san TV anime may have concluded its initial run, but Senko-san herself is still hard at work, and now you can catch a preview of her 3D model in all its T-pose glory for the virtual reality app that is currently being developed by Gugenka. Hit the jump to check it out.